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Walmart Fall Finds under $30! Gonna need that leopard cardigan

The sell-out risk for today's Walmart finds are high, so let's get started! First up, this leopard cardigan ($22). It features everyone's favorite print on a cozy sweater you'll live in this fall.

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale | What I Already Own and Love

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Review, Tried & True Favorites/Must-Buys/Staples on a Budget
I can't believe it's been five years since I took the plunge and shopped my first Nordstrom Anniversary Sale. And in that time, I went from awkward outsider to becoming somewhat of an expert on the sale—okay, maybe "expert" is too strong a word, but I do have some experience at this point. So I wanted to share my tried-and-true favorites for those of you who might be new to the sale and are working with a tight budget, because I totally GET IT. No hype, just help. Here are a few of the items I already own and love from the sale, plus links to the exact (or very similar items) being offered in this year's sale.

Kate Beckinsale's Long Cardigan, Sequin Mask and Ankle Boots

Kate Beckinsale's long cardigan, sequin face mask and stiletto ankle booties look for less
Kate Beckinsale makes a grocery run look glamorous in a long, flowing cardigan and stiletto ankle booties! Her sequin face mask, oversized sunglasses and high ponytail finished with a scrunchie add to her chic and feminine ensemble.

Brie Larson's Jacquemus Straw Tote, Long Sleeve Graphic Tee, and Tod's Loafers

Brie Larson mixes casual and high end pieces!
We're always working on our comfort/cute balance, now more than ever during quarantine. Brie Larson serves as inspiration of how to work in a few posh pieces to an otherwise casual look. Her Jacquemus straw tote takes the cake for most stylish summer statement bag—and this H&M look-a-like has the same vibe for so much less!

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale | Splurge vs. Save

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2020 - Splurge vs Save Finds
You don't have to look far to find budget-friendly alternatives to all your favorite Nordstrom Anniversary Sale finds. In fact, Nordstrom offers both the splurge-worthy items and the dupes, right under one (virtual) roof!